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SF's Best Celebrity-Chef Cheap Eats

Cuisine from celebrity chefs doesn't have to come with a side of sticker shock. Check out this list of affordable options from famous toques.

  • Boccalone Salumeria
    • Italian
    • Embarcadero
    Food
    24
    Decor
    15
    Service
    17
    Cost
    $15

    Good to know: Chris Cosentino rocks craft charcuterie at the Ferry Building pork paradise.

  • Addendum
    • American
    • Yountville
    Food
    24
    Decor
    15
    Service
    19
    Cost
    $23

    Good to know: Thomas Keller fans head for this small garden shack just behind Ad Hoc for a boxed lunch and picnic bench seating.

  • Out The Door
    • Vietnamese
    • Lower Pacific Heights
    Food
    24
    Decor
    15
    Service
    19
    Cost
    $33

    Good to know: This alternative to Charles Phan's Slanted Door offers modern Vietnamese dishes at gentler prices. 

  • Out the Door
    • Vietnamese
    • Embarcadero
    Food
    24
    Decor
    15
    Service
    19
    Cost
    $33

    Good to know: This alternative to Charles Phan's Slanted Door offers modern Vietnamese dishes at gentler prices. 

  • Mijita
    • Mexican
    • Embarcadero
    Food
    22
    Decor
    14
    Service
    14
    Cost
    $18

    Good to know: Fans lap up upscale taqueria fare at this walk-in spot from Jardinière's Traci Des Jardins. 

  • Mission Chinese Food
    • Chinese
    • The Mission
    Food
    21
    Decor
    9
    Service
    15
    Cost
    $25

    Good to know: This creative Chinese-inspred outpost from Danny Bowien donates 75 cents per entree to the SF Food Bank.

  • Market & Rye
    • Sandwich Shop
    • Potrero Hill
    Food
    21
    Decor
    15
    Service
    15
    Cost
    $28

    Good to know: DIY salad bars and grab-and-go gourmet sandwiches on house-baked bread from Top Chef alum Ryan Scott touch down in two locations.

  • Burger Bar
    • Burger
    • Downtown
    Food
    21
    Decor
    20
    Service
    20
    Cost
    $28

    Good to know: Top Chef Masters finalist Hubert Keller is behind the burgers at this spot.

  • 'wichcraft - westfield center
    • Sandwich Shop
    • SoMa
    Food
    18
    Decor
    15
    Service
    16
    Cost
    $25

    Good to know: Celeb chef Tom Colicchio brings his NY sandwich shop to West Coasters.  

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